Socio-emotional approach to management

August 25, 2016

The world economic forum report show examines the role that technology can potentially play to improve education for the future. They have investigated innovative ways to help students develop competencies and character qualities broadly defined as social emotional skills, which are critical components of 21st century skill framework but not a core focus in today’s […]

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The cornerstone to the collaborative enterprise

August 25, 2016

In the new world of collaborative management processes, the role of the HR has never been so important. The human magician is the testimony of 1 300 DHR showing how the need of constant realignment of company HR strategy to keep in with the needs of the new workforce. Emphasis is on the good-will feeling […]

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Keep the talents of the Y and Z generation in your company

August 25, 2016

The heart of new industrial revolution is collaborative management. The power chain is inversed and leadership qualities of yesteryear no longer apply. Nina Bjornstad, country manager UK & Ireland at Google is convinced that this change goes hand in hand with the power that provides new connectivity. Read the full article

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Practical guide to creativity

August 25, 2016

In todays workplace creativity is all the rage, but how is the very classic academic approach still in place equipping our workforce for this revolution. “Pensée design” is the first MOOC based on the Design Thinking approach by Ideo. It’s a more simple approach than Stanford university’s on line course and also much cheaper. Read […]

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Why Design Thinking will fail ?

August 25, 2016

Design thinking has been a huge success in the last few years with a host of companies and government agencies who-heartedly embracing this new creed. It is an approach creatively packaged promising quick resolution of problems using the creative resource of each enterprise. Tempting for all ! However, Design thinking has become too much of […]

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Design Thinking : “quick and dirty” is its motto

August 25, 2016

This article draws a parallel between the marketing processes and Design Thinking. The human centric side, necessary in both approaches, with the need to identify the customer needs intrinsically linking them both together. However, the Design thinking is based more on creating empathy (observational, ethnographic and in-context), where marketing processes are based on analytics (market […]

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Air France

October 23, 2014

In a hyper-competitive fast growing market, Air France continues its massive restructuring plan with 2020 Perform To improve the productivity of their business, Alexandre de Juniac will launch a wide consultation of all its employees. The reason? “Levers of the future are in the hands of employees, because they are the most knowledgeable of the […]

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